Book/Printed Material In laudem Serenissimi Ferdinandi, Hispania[rum] Regis, Bethicae & regni Granatae obsidio victoria & triu[m]phus. Et De insulis in Mari Indico nuper inuentis. De insulis in Mari Indico nuper inuentis / De insulis in Mari Indico nuper inventis / Christopher Columbus. Basle 1494 / Verardi Historiam Baeticam / Verardus In laudem Ferdinandi et De insulis Mari Indico. Basiliae. 1494 / In laudem Ferdinandi et De insulis Mari Indico. Basiliae. 1494 / De insulis nuper inventis / Columbus. Historia Baetica / Verardus

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Title
In laudem Serenissimi Ferdinandi, Hispania[rum] Regis, Bethicae & regni Granatae obsidio victoria & triu[m]phus. Et De insulis in Mari Indico nuper inuentis.
Other Title
De insulis in Mari Indico nuper inuentis
De insulis in Mari Indico nuper inventis / Christopher Columbus. Basle 1494
Verardi Historiam Baeticam
Verardus In laudem Ferdinandi et De insulis Mari Indico. Basiliae. 1494
In laudem Ferdinandi et De insulis Mari Indico. Basiliae. 1494
De insulis nuper inventis / Columbus. Historia Baetica / Verardus
Contributor Names
Verardi, Carlo, 1440-1500.
Cosco, Leandro di, tr.
Bergmann, Johann, active 1494-1499, printer.
Rosenwald, Lessing J. (Lessing Julius), 1891-1979, former owner.
Columbus, Christopher.
Otto Vollbehr Collection (Library of Congress)
John Boyd Thacher Collection (Library of Congress)
Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Basel] : I[ohann] B[ergmann, de Olpe], 1494.
Subject Headings
-  Granada (Spain : Reino)--History--Spanish Conquest, 1476-1492--Drama
-  America--Discovery and exploration--Spanish--Sources
-  America--Discovery and exploration--Spanish--Early works to 1800
-  Columbus, Christopher--Travel--America--Early works to 1800
-  Switzerland--Basel
Genre
Incunabula--Switzerland--Basel--1494
Notes
-  Woodcut portrait on t.p.: Fernandus Rex Hispania[rum].
-  Imprint from colophon of Verardi title (p. [57]): 1494 Nihil sine causa, I.B.
-  Includes an "uncorrected" edition of the Columbus letter, omitting Isabella in the opening statement.
-  Signatures: 2a-2c⁸ 2d-2e⁶.
-  Goff V-125
-  Hain-Copinger 15942
-  BM 15th cent., III, p. 794 (IA.37918)
-  Church, E.D. Discovery, 8
-  Sabin 98923
-  Palau y Dulcet (2. ed.) 359185 (v. 26, p. 146)
-  "De insulis nuper in Mari Indico nuper repertis" (Leandro di Cosco's Latin translation of Columbus's letter to Raphael Sánchez concerning his discovery of America): pp. [58]-[72].
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC Copy 1 (Vollbehr provenance) in blind-stamped half leather over boards; clasp; ms. on vellum tipped in; untrimmed.
-  Vollbehr H15942. Thacher no. 731
-  Rosenwald copy 2 (now Kislak copy 2; 21.5 cm.) sold as duplicate 6-19-67; purchased by Kislak; returned to the Library as part of Kislak gift in 2003. vj01 2006-02-23
-  Kislak accession no.: 1985.002.00.0001
-  PA8585.V39H57 1494 copies 1-3 formerly shelved under: Incun. 1494 .V47 copies 1-3. vj05 2007-02-28
Medium
[72] p. : ill., map, port. (woodcuts) ; 23 cm. (4to)
Call Number/Physical Location
PA8585.V39 H57 1494
PA8585.V39 H57 1494 Copy 2 Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation; also previously owned by Lessing J. Rosenwald; trimmed.
PA8585.V39 H57 1494 Copy 3 19.6 cm. Has bookplate of C. Inglis, M.D. (Thacher provenance); ink annotations and initials throughout; trimmed.
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/Vollbehr.05687
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rbesp.0004
Library of Congress Control Number
02005687
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Description
Woodcut portrait on t.p.: Fernandus Rex Hispania[rum]. Imprint from colophon of Verardi title (p. [57]): 1494 Nihil sine causa, I.B. Includes an "uncorrected" edition of the Columbus letter, omitting Isabella in the opening statement. Signatures: 2a-2c⁸ 2d-2e⁶. Goff V-125 Hain-Copinger 15942 BM 15th cent., III, p. 794 (IA.37918) Church, E.D. Discovery, 8 Sabin 98923 Palau y Dulcet (2. ed.) 359185 (v. 26, p. 146) "De insulis nuper in Mari Indico nuper repertis" (Leandro di Cosco's Latin translation of Columbus's letter to Raphael Sánchez concerning his discovery of America): pp. [58]-[72]. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC Copy 1 (Vollbehr provenance) in blind-stamped half leather over boards; clasp; ms. on vellum tipped in; untrimmed. Vollbehr H15942. Thacher no. 731 Rosenwald copy 2 (now Kislak copy 2; 21.5 cm.) sold as duplicate 6-19-67; purchased by Kislak; returned to the Library as part of Kislak gift in 2003. vj01 2006-02-23 Kislak accession no.: 1985.002.00.0001 PA8585.V39H57 1494 copies 1-3 formerly shelved under: Incun. 1494 .V47 copies 1-3. vj05 2007-02-28
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Verardi, Carlo, Leandro Di Cosco, Johann Bergmann, Lessing J Rosenwald, Christopher Columbus, Otto Vollbehr Collection, John Boyd Thacher Collection, and Jay I. Kislak Collection. In laudem Serenissimi Ferdinandi, Hispaniarum Regis, Bethicae & regni Granatae obsidio victoria & triumphus. Et De insulis in Mari Indico nuper inuentis. [Basel: Iohann Bergmann, de Olpe, 1494] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/02005687/.

APA citation style:

Verardi, C., Cosco, L. D., Bergmann, J., Rosenwald, L. J., Columbus, C., Otto Vollbehr Collection [...] Jay I. Kislak Collection. (1494) In laudem Serenissimi Ferdinandi, Hispaniarum Regis, Bethicae & regni Granatae obsidio victoria & triumphus. Et De insulis in Mari Indico nuper inuentis. [Basel: Iohann Bergmann, de Olpe] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/02005687/.

MLA citation style:

Verardi, Carlo, et al. In laudem Serenissimi Ferdinandi, Hispaniarum Regis, Bethicae & regni Granatae obsidio victoria & triumphus. Et De insulis in Mari Indico nuper inuentis. [Basel: Iohann Bergmann, de Olpe, 1494] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/02005687/>.